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Kamala Harris breaks 50-50 tie to begin Senate debate on $1.9T stimulusVice President Kamala Harris on Thursday broke a 50-50 Senate tie to begin debate on President Biden’s $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill. Debate on the bill, which would grant $1,400 stimulus chec…

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House passes sweeping voting rights bill over GOP oppositionHouse Democrats passed sweeping voting and ethics legislation Wednesday over unanimous Republican opposition, advancing to the Senate what would be the largest overhaul of the...

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The era of greyhound racing in the US is coming to an endFlorida once led the nation in dog tracks. Now it’s leading the nation in shutting them down.

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Australia confirms extinction of 13 more species, including first reptile since colonisationChristmas Island forest skink and 12 mammals on list, which also includes the desert bettong, broad-cheeked hopping mouse and Nullarbor barred bandicoot

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331 environmental defenders were murdered in 2020, over half of them in ColombiaImpunity still reigns when it comes to the murders of human rights defenders around the world, according to the Front Line Defenders organization, in its global analysis of 2020. The analysis examined 331 homicides of leaders who fight for the defense of the land, the environment, Indigenous peoples, women and the LGBTIQ community. Of these,

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Bernie Sanders to force Senate vote on minimum wage hike after ‘disappointing’ ruling‘I regard it as absurd that the parliamentarian, a Senate staffer elected by no one, can prevent a wage increase for 32 million workers’

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